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Fiera del Libro per Ragazzi - Bologna Children's Book Fair 2017

54th edition

From: 3/04/2017 - To: 6/04/2017

Quartiere fieristico - Bologna exhibition center

Piazza della Costituzione – 40128 Bologna (BO)

Reference maps: L-11

Date of last update: 31/03/2017, 11:07

Like every year the Bologna Children’s Book Fair brings the world of the international publishing production for children and teenagers into town. The most important international event dedicated to the children’s publishing and multimedia industry Bologna Children’s Book Fair will take place at Bologna Fair Center from 3rd to 6th April 2017: it will be an opportunity to discover the latest market trends in the book history and meet the most important illustrators and authors.

Artists (illustrators, graphic designers, etc.), literary agents, publishers, authors, translators, business developers, licensors and licensees, packagers, printers, distributors, booksellers, librarians, teachers, editorial service providers, and anyone with a professional interest in children's books will participate in this event. Bologna Children’s Book Fair is the biggest international children’s book and it is rigorously reserved to professional operators.

Catalonia and the Balearic Islands are the Guest of Honour 2017

Catalonia and the Balearic Islands are the Guest of Honour 2017

The programme of the initiatives, the title of which is “Sharing a Future: Books in Catalan in Bologna 2017”, is organized by the Institut Ramon Llull together with the sectors involved and highlights the illustration field in Catalonia and the Balearic Islands and literature for children and teenagers in Catalan as well.

Boom! Crescere nei libri

As for previous editions, Bologna Children's Book Fair is accompanied by a rich calendar of appointments in the city, promoted by Comune di Bologna and BolognaFiere.

“BOOM! Crescere nei libri” is the name of the new programme of activities that will make Bologna the city of children's books from April 1st to 9th, 2017, proposing exhibitions, conversations with the authors, readings, performances, and films.

  • From: 3/04/2017
  • To: 6/04/2017

fair hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9.00am - 6.30pm; Thursday 9.00am - 3.00pm (The fair is rigorously reserved to professional operators)